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Letter to Our Hornraiser Donors

November 17, 2020

To our beloved KVRX Hornraiser donors,On behalf of all of us here at KVRX, we give our sincerest gratitude to all of our donors who were gracious enough to support …

Predictions for the 2020 NBA Draft

November 14, 2020

When the Lakers emerged out of Orlando as champions following their success in the 2020 NBA Finals, much about the upcoming season was still shadowed by uncertainty. Now, a month …

Getting to Know Your Traffic Director: Aly Gomaa

November 03, 2020

Major: RTF Year: JuniorWhich song, album, or artist initiated your love of music?Hendrix, Zeppelin, and Pink Floyd all started me off. I got deeper into rock around the time I …

Red River Cultural District: The Night Soul of Austin

October 30, 2020

Red River Cultural District: The Night Soul of AustinCan you feel it? Can you hear the sound of the crowd? Welcome, sit back, and get ready for a tour of …

Horror Movie Soundtracks for Halloween

October 19, 2020

As we enter the later weeks of October, many of us return to our horror movie favorites to welcome in the holiday and relive those iconic on-screen moments. While many …

Getting to Know Your Music Director: Abby Escobar

October 16, 2020

Major: Public HealthYear: SeniorWhich song, album, or artist initiated your love of music?When I was 3 years old, I sang “Mona Lisas and Mad-Hatters” by Elton John in the back …

Meet Your KVRX Librarian (And Music Director)

September 22, 2020

Major: Biochemistry(?)/English/HumanitiesYear: SophomoreWhich song, album, or artist initiated your love of music?I think it was when my dad made me watch “The Kids Are Alright”--that movie about The Who--when I …

Instant Reaction to Nuggets-Lakers Game 2

September 21, 2020

This is one of the all-time NBA playoff games considering the Cinderella run that the Nuggets are having and the prestige and power that the Lakers have been playing with. …

Record Store Day 2020

September 07, 2020

Vinyl-collecting is something I’ve always done casually. My collection is smaller than the average record enthusiast’s, but I like to think that it is quality over quantity. With millions of …

Native American Music in the Contemporary Age

August 19, 2020

Many introductory psychology courses begin with a discussion of a key concept: priming. The main gist of this idea is that our past experiences psychologically affect us in ways that …

The Dalai Lama’s Inner World and the World of Buddhist Mantra

August 03, 2020

The Dalai Lama’s new album Inner World, released on his 85th birthday, drew attention as something of an oddity. The leader of Gelug Buddhism, and a paramount figurehead of Tibet, …

A Case For Disco

July 23, 2020

What comes to your mind when you think of disco? Many people think of John Travolta, platform shoes, disco balls, drugs, and sweaty dancing. But it is so much more …

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